Garden Flora

Author: Noel Kingsbury
Publisher: Timber Press
ISBN: 1604697733
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Every garden plant has an origination story, and Garden Flora, by noted garden designer Noel Kingsbury, shares them in a beautifully compelling way.

The Cultural History Of Plants

Author: Sir Ghillean Prance
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 1135958114
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Scented Flora of the World. London: Robert Hale. Genders, R. 1994. Scented
Flora of the World. Bury St. Edmunds: St. Edmundsbury Press. Hay, R., and
Waterman, P.G. (Eds.). 1993. Volatile Oil Crops. New York: Wiley. Lawless, J.
2001. The Aromatherapy Garden: Growing and Using Scented Plants. London:
Kyle Cathie. Macmillan, H.F. 1991. Tropical Planting and Gardening (6th ed.).
Kuala Lumpur: Malayan Nature Society. Manniche, L. 1999. Sacred Luxuries:
Fragrance ...

Herb Gardening For Dummies

Author: Karan Davis Cutler
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 0470887486
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Plants. The study of what naturally grows in any given region is called plant
geography. North America's plant geography is amazingly diverse. Scientists
have identified more than a dozen different floristic (from flora, or plant) regions.
... Finding out where herbs come from is fun for its own sake, but the
geographical origin of an herb also tells much about the garden conditions that
will best suit its cultural needs (what a plant needs to succeed in cultivation, such
as highly acid soil or ...

California Garden

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Reviewed by Connie Beck NATURAL ENEMIES HANDBOOK: The Illustrated
Guide to Biological Pest Control Mary Louse Flint and Steve H. Dreistadt,
Photographs by Jack Kelly Clark. Berkeley, University of California Press, 1998,
154 pages, 180 color photos, 140 line drawings, 8'A" x 11", softcover, $35 If you
have problems in your garden, whether it be from plant diseases, insect pests, or
nematodes, and you want your solutions to be organic and natural, this is the
book for you.

Magazine Of Natural History

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W. T. Bhee, A.M. Sir, I do not know whether botanists in general are aware that
the beautiful /ris tuberosa has any pretensions to be considered as native to
Great Britain ; yet its claims to a place in our indigenous flora are at least as
strong as those of many other plants that have been admitted into it. Being at
Cork some years ago, I was informed by Mr. Drummond, the intelligent curator of
the botanic garden there, that the above iris grew wild in that neighourhood. On
my expressing ...

Magazine Of Natural History And Journal Of Zoology Botany Mineralogy Geology And Meteorology

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unless the observers in different counties will make known their discoveries; and
this, I trust, will soon be carried into effect through the medium of your Magazine.
Yours, &c. ... W. T. BREE, A.M. Sir, I Do not know whether botanists in general are
aware that the beautiful Iris tuberosa has any pretensions to be considered as
native to Great Britain; yet its claims to a place in our indigenous flora are at least
as strong as those of many other plants that have been admitted into it. Being at ...

The Garden

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With shores washed by the li vrldllUGulf Stream and an atmosphere tempered by
ever-changing light and weather, the Irish landscape reflects a varied geology
and cultural history. Much of the countryside is a natural garden, from upland
heathery slopes to rich flower-filled meadows bounded by impenetrable
hedgerows and ancient woodlands. Gardens conceived from many different
traditions show an infinite variety of design - the earliest dates from the 1 7th
Century - with plants ...